This post in no way assumes that these are the questions that will be asked in the upcoming NNPC aptitude test. This is just a guide to what we think you should have at your finger tips before stepping in for the aptitude test.
NNPC stands for Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.
The Minister of State, Petroleum is Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu.
The Group Managing Director of NNPC is Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is the state oil corporation which was established on April 1, 1977. In addition to its
exploration activities, the Corporation was given powers and operationalinterests in refining, petrochemicals and products transportation as
well as marketing. Between 1978 and 1989, NNPC constructed refineries in Warri, Kaduna and Port Harcourt and took over the 35,000-barrel Shell Refinery established in Port Harcourt in 1965.
In 1988, the NNPC was commercialised into 12 strategic business units, covering the entire spectrum of oil industry operations: exploration and production, gas development, refining, distribution, petrochemicals, engineering, and commercial investments.
Currently, the subsidiary companies include:
- Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC)
- The Nigerian Gas Company (NGC)
- The Products and Pipelines Marketing Company (PPMC)
- Integrated Data Services Limited (IDSL)
- National Engineering and Technical Company Limited (NETCO)
- Hydrocarbon Services Nigeria Limited (HYSON)
- Warri Refinery and Petrochemical Co. Limited (WRPC)
- Kaduna Refinery and Petrochemical Co. Limited (KRPC)
- Port Harcourt Refining Co. Limited (PHRC)
- NNPC Retail
- Duke Oil
Ministry of Petroleum Resources. The DPR ensures compliance with industry regulations; processes applications for licenses, leases and
permits, establishes and enforces environmental regulations. The DPR, and NAPIMS, play a very crucial role in the day to day activities
throughout the industry.
- NNPC is an integrated Oil and Gas Company, engaged in adding value to the nation’s hydrocarbon resources for the benefit of all Nigerians and other stakeholders.
- NNPC will be a world-class oil and gas company driven by shared commitment to excellence.
NNPC Core Values
- Respect for the Individual
- Staff development and growth
- Integrity, transparency and accountability
- Professional Excellence
The NNPC Group comprises of the NNPC Board, the Group Managing Director’s office, eight directorates, namely:
Exploration & Production, Refineries & Petrochemical, Engineering and Technical, Gas & Power, Commercial & Investment, Corporate
Services, Finance & Accounts and Business Development.
Each of the Directorates is headed by a Group Executive Director . Its Divisions are headed by Group General Managers while its ten
subsidiary companies are headed by Managing Directors.
NNPC has two partly owned subsidiaries and 16 associated companies.
Below are some Frequently Asked Question about NNPC
What is renewable energy?
Renewable is energy from a source which can be managed, so that it is not subject to depletion in a human time scale.
What is Green House Gases (GHG)?
What is E10? How is it different from PMS?
contains oxygen which results in more complete fuel combustion thereby reducing harmful emissions.
What is PPMC?
What is the relationship between PPMC and NNPC?
How many depots does NNPC have and why are some of these depots not functioning?
Why is Nigeria always experiencing fuel scarcity and what could be done to find a lasting solution?
discharging imported products, strike actions by labour unions, product hoarding and diversion by unscrupulous marketers, Government’s policy on subsidy. Dependence on imported products and changes in market fundamentals of Crude Oil and Refined products in the International Markets.
What is the meaning of NGC?
Natural gas! Where do you get it from?
What are the advantages of natural gas over liquid fuel?
For more information and tips, visit NNPC FAQ Page
Jobzilla wishes you all Good luck as you prepare.